Baseball

Baseballer suspended for 80 games for testing positive

New York, April 13 (IANS) — American baseball player Jenrry Mejia of New York Mets has been suspended for 80 games... (more...)

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Clarke swings baseball bat in practice

Brisbane, Feb 4 (IANS) — Injured Australia skipper Michael Clarke practiced with a baseball bat, smashing a few deliveries... (more...)

Baseball great Ernie Banks dies at 83

Washington, Jan 25 (IANS/EFE) — Baseball great Ernie Banks, a two-time winner of the National League Most Valuable... (more...)

Japanese star pitcher leaves MLB

Houston, Dec 29 (IANS/EFE) — Japanese star pitcher Hiroki Kuroda is leaving Major League Baseball (MLB) and returning... (more...)

Average salary of MLB palyers exceeds $3.8 mn

Washington, Dec 24 (IANS) — The Major League Baseball (MLB) Players Association announced that the average salary of... (more...)

Cuban baseball Hall of Fame reopens after half a century

Havana, Nov 10 (IANS) — Cuban baseball’s Hall of Fame was reopened here, after a 54-year gap. The Hall of Fame... (more...)

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Dodgers bring in A’s executive Farhan Zaidi as general manager

Athletics’ executive Farhan Zaidi to be named Dodgers GM. MLB.com/screen shot JANIE MCCAULEY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS OAKLAND,... (more...)

Cuba’s Despaigne to join Japan’s pro baseball league

Havana, July 16 (IANS) — Cuban outfielder Alfredo Despaigne will be joining Japan’s professional baseball association... (more...)

Former NBA star makes professional baseball debut

Washington, May 11 (IANS) — Former NBA star Tracy McGrady has made his professional baseball debut. He started as the... (more...)

LA Clippers owner Sterling banned for life by NBA

New York, April 30 (IANS) — Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling was banned for life by the National Basketball... (more...)

Cuba’s oldest pro baseball player dies at 102

Havana, April 24 (IANS) — Cuba’s oldest professional baseball player Conrado Marrero, who participated in the... (more...)

Bolt, Fraser-Pryce named top sports personalities

Asuncion (Paraguay), Dec 25 (IANS/CMC) — Jamaicans Usain Bolt and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce have been voted top sporting... (more...)

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PARENTS-VIOLENCE

Video shows a mom beating school staff after her daughter was stopped from carrying cellphone

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VANCOUVER DESI A viral video of a father brutally beating up a young girl will make you shiver with anger and disgust, and want to…
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End Gang Life: Problems surrounding gun violence run deeper than skin colour or culture

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End Gang Life: Problems surrounding gun violence run deeper than skin colour or culture

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You are pretty cool for a “brown” girl. Interesting statement or is it the latest pick up line? This is a statement I have been…
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ALMAS MEHERALLY VANCOUVER DESI When I say khichdi, you must be thinking of the simple sick man’s food. But no, that’s not what I’m talking…
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Learn to make Indian foods at home

Recipes for Pani Puri and Spicy Potato Patties from Indian for Everyone by Anupy Singla LAURA BREHAUT CANADA.COM Spices, and the way you use them,…
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Inspiring stories of South Asian pioneers shaped B.C.’s gift to Indian PM

VANCOUVER DESI Stories of South Asian pioneers who helped shaped the cultural fabric of B.C. will forever remain with Narendra Modi in the form of…
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Indian woman’s debilitating brain tumour turns out to be ‘evil twin’ complete with bone, hair and teeth

WASHINGTON POST Something was wrong with Yamini Karanam. The PhD student had moved from Hyderabad, India, to Indiana to study computer science. But her new…
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Diet Pepsi changes sweeteners in an aspartame-wary world

DUANE D. STANFORD BLOOMBERG PepsiCo Inc. will start selling Diet Pepsi without aspartame later this year, one of the biggest changes to the beverage in…
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Can yoga really give you an orgasm? Well, let’s just call it a yogasm!

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Dad gets parental rights after donating sperm to woman who used turkey baster to impregnate herself

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS RICHMOND, Va. — A woman who used a turkey baster to impregnate herself is on the losing side of a legal battle…
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